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Re: “Expert: You Don't Have to Be a State Resident to Get Medical Marijuana In California Right Now

I am from out of state and have a bit of anxiety about going to see Japandroids when I am not high. Can I treated?

Posted by doc benway on 03/01/2017 at 10:50 AM

Re: “Havens for Cinema Junkies: The Legacy of East Bay Movie Houses

What a great walk down memory lane - I spent so many hours at the UC Theatre growing up in the 70s and 80s that I've lost count. The Rialto was a nightmare - "sound bleed" is a kind description of the crimes committed there; buy your ticket for one film, enjoy overlapping soundtracks for 3 movies! The Northside was a great little theater, with respectful audiences and quirky films (anyone remember "Android" or "Nobody's Fool"?). The Act One and Two, The Oaks on Solano, and The Berkeley on Shattuck (where I worked for a summer in 1985, Joe Dante's "Explorers" playing to empty seats) were also terrific, now long-gone memories.

Posted by Justin McFarr on 03/01/2017 at 10:18 AM

Re: “Six East Bay Restaurants Where You Can Score Killer Fish and Chips for Lent

An odd and deeply cynical attitude toward the traditional spiritual meaning of Lent. Perhaps simply uninformed by ignorance and the greedy hyperconsumerism of our day.

Eating fish for Lent pointed to the condition of the poor and the appropriate Christian reflection. Fish was poor people's food.

Natcherly, with the advancing extinction of marine life, fish may no longer be considered cheap eats.

It does appear, however, that along with the extinction of species, so too goes compassion.

Posted by Hobart Johnson on 03/01/2017 at 10:08 AM

Re: “Expert: You Don't Have to Be a State Resident to Get Medical Marijuana In California Right Now

If you're from California and needing a medical cannabis card and a doctor's recommendation, check out onlinemarijuanacards.com. The process is a breeze and the best thing is, they don't even charge until you are fully recommended.

Posted by Richard Sungkit on 03/01/2017 at 6:10 AM

Re: “Berkeley's Special City Council Election Zeroes In On Housing, Homelessness Issues

They use their technology to play God as they gut our cities carry out a racist genocide
Hover claimed it was just the gays he was targeting back in the 1960s they operate with impunity targeting the heterosexual since they were never brought to justice they still continue their attacks, we backed the Muslims in Pakistan instead of India the Muslimization of the world and America Google it by smokingspirit they torture Kirby the libertarian candidate in Cali, they held him till he pissed blood then they gave him a chemical substitute for weed, at that time they should of been man enough to admit weed was a medical necessity but instead they held him until he was thoroughly brain washed and the first thing he said when he got out was how great their chemicals are and how dangerous weed is, since beginning of time man has used technologies to play God do you think today is any different?

Posted by Smkngsprt Sprt on 03/01/2017 at 4:09 AM

Re: “Berkeley's Special City Council Election Zeroes In On Housing, Homelessness Issues

They use their technology to play God as they gut our cities carry out a racist genocide
Hover claimed it was just the gays he was targeting back in the 1960s they operate with impunity targeting the heterosexual since they were never brought to justice they still continue their attacks, we backed the Muslims in Pakistan instead of India the Muslimization of the world and America Google it by smokingspirit they torture Kirby the libertarian candidate in Cali, they held him till he pissed blood then they gave him a chemical substitute for weed, at that time they should of been man enough to admit weed was a medical necessity but instead they held him until he was thoroughly brain washed and the first thing he said when he got out was how great their chemicals are and how dangerous weed is, since beginning of time man has used technologies to play God do you think today is any different?
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Posted by Smkngsprt Sprt on 03/01/2017 at 4:06 AM

Re: “Dan Savage: Should You Tell Him or Her That You're Cheating? Or Keep it Secret?

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Posted by Steven Linda on 03/01/2017 at 3:33 AM

Re: “New Dating Site for Pot Users Has High Hopes

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Posted by Susan Lopez on 03/01/2017 at 2:34 AM

Re: “Comedic Web-Series The North Pole Takes on Gentrification in North Oakland

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Posted by lopez222 on 02/28/2017 at 11:03 PM

Re: “'Oakland Is Where I Got The Game From': Interviews With Members of Planet Booty, Zion I, and More (From Santa Cruz Music Festival)

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Marriage reconciliation
Business growth
Promotion in your place of work/office
Making banks to grants loans
Cures of diseases such as; Cancer, Hiv Aids, Zika virus, Herpes Disease, Sexual Infection E.T.C.

Pregnancy or Fertility spell

Getting your EX/lover back

Getting your wife/husband back

Getting your boyfriend/girlfriend back

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Posted by lopez222 on 02/28/2017 at 11:03 PM

Re: “Dan Savage: Should You Tell Him or Her That You're Cheating? Or Keep it Secret?

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Divorce reconciliation
Marriage reconciliation
Business growth
Promotion in your place of work/office
Making banks to grants loans
Cures of diseases such as; Cancer, Hiv Aids, Zika virus, Herpes Disease, Sexual Infection E.T.C.

Pregnancy or Fertility spell

Getting your EX/lover back

Getting your wife/husband back

Getting your boyfriend/girlfriend back

Email: miraclefertilitysolutiontempl1@gmail.com or miraclefertilitysolutiontemple@yahoo.com

Website: https://miraclefertilityso1.wixsite.com/dr-sam
Cell number: +2348110496031 Call him or add him on whatsapp ...

Posted by lopez222 on 02/28/2017 at 11:01 PM

Re: “Dan Savage: Should You Tell Him or Her That You're Cheating? Or Keep it Secret?

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Divorce reconciliation
Marriage reconciliation
Business growth
Promotion in your place of work/office
Making banks to grants loans
Cures of diseases such as; Cancer, Hiv Aids, Zika virus, Herpes Disease, Sexual Infection E.T.C.

Pregnancy or Fertility spell

Getting your EX/lover back

Getting your wife/husband back

Getting your boyfriend/girlfriend back

Email: miraclefertilitysolutiontempl1@gmail.com or miraclefertilitysolutiontemple@yahoo.com

Website: https://miraclefertilityso1.wixsite.com/dr-sam
Cell number: +2348110496031 Call him or add him on whatsapp

Posted by lopez222 on 02/28/2017 at 10:59 PM

Re: “Housing Groups Slam Proposal to Redefine Affordable Housing in Oakland

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Posted by Sharon Lim on 02/28/2017 at 12:23 PM

Re: “Dan Savage: Should You Tell Him or Her That You're Cheating? Or Keep it Secret?

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Posted by Jenny Clark on 02/28/2017 at 11:30 AM

Re: “Oakland’s Most Iconic Tree Is Named After A Socialist Firebrand: Jack London (Of Course)

Even a "champagne" socialist beats the hell out of all of the neoliberal "free market" types who dominate local government not to mention most local opinion.

Posted by Hobart Johnson on 02/28/2017 at 10:57 AM

Re: “Oakland's Biggest Landlord is Fighting For His Life in Federal Court

OK, multiple issues here;
1.) Landlord/tenant disputes amplified by size of his holdings and shady practices.

2.) separate issue of how he got the holdings.

In issue one, there are very clean practices for how to deal with "I didn't get the letter/check". It costs about 3 dollars to send them certified. They have to sign or refuse delivery. No if's ands or buts on deliveries. And an eviction court will crucify them for a refusal. Of course they can claim there was no check, but a photocopy of the check or money order will usually deal with that.

Handing the office manager a letter is sure recipe for disaster, no matter HOW satisfying it is. I grew up very poor. This is how the war with these jerks is won. Let an unbiased, third party be your testimony (the post office). Don't make it your word. I know, your word is good. like it or not, the post office receipt is better.

Issue two; Too many of his co-conspirators have plead guilty. If the prosecution is half on the ball, they flip some of them into testifying against. This looks exactly like what RICO was intended for and can strip him naked.

And onto the third, unmentioned issue. While it MAY not apply here (and I'm not saying it doesn't... No one seems to have done the investigation to follow the money for this set of facts) the absolute largest landlords in the country today are hedge funds. And they've turned rent checks into financial investment instruments.

Be afraid. Be very, very afraid.

Posted by Bruce Ferrell on 02/28/2017 at 12:54 AM

Re: “Oakland's Biggest Landlord is Fighting For His Life in Federal Court

Where is the sympathy for the person looking for an apartment, who can afford to pay MARKET rent and can't find one? We go to the market and buy food at the price labelled on the shelves, we buy gas at the pump price, but all of a sudden we want rents to be below the market "for us" because we live there and for no one else. Cities are living things and if they can't organically grow they die.

Posted by stan miller on 02/27/2017 at 9:48 PM

Re: “Oakland's Biggest Landlord is Fighting For His Life in Federal Court

Something does not compute?? How can they get a sale if the property is this bad? Who would buy it? I have another take. I've bought property with squatters and I call the police and they say it's "a civil matter" and I have to go to court and evict them. Then the squatters or tenants who just stop paying go to Legal Aid and legal aid says they want a JURY trial. My lawyer says a JURY trial will cost $15,000. Then legal aid says, "we want our clients to stay 3 months at no rent, dismiss any back rent and seal the case (so they don't have a record and can do it again). If you are people of good will and not ideologues you should sit down with a landlord who operates in depressed areas (not the techie areas) and see the reality. My buildings are spotless, I have a 24 hour number for emergencies, I have regular maintenance and pest eradication, but have a lot of trouble evicting people who stop paying rent for one reason or another.

Posted by stan miller on 02/27/2017 at 9:20 PM

Re: “Oakland's Biggest Landlord is Fighting For His Life in Federal Court

Sometimes a foreclosure never gets to a courthouse auction. A guy on our block bought a house with two mortgages and now down in 2005. Soon he let it lapse into default. Then he persuaded the bank to accept a short sale -- which he rigged. He and his real estate agent refused to let anyone see the place and make an offer, except the partner in the scam. He bought it for a pittance, let the guy live in it for several years, and then they sold the house and split the profits. While the guy lived there, he was a complete nuisance to the neighborhood, right up to a federal ATF raid on the marijuana grow in the garage.

Posted by Charlie Pine on 02/27/2017 at 9:04 PM

Re: “Oakland's Biggest Landlord is Fighting For His Life in Federal Court

Community Fund LLC owns many properties like 408 Tennessee Street in Vallejo California. That particular one they just bought for $225,100 about 5 months ago and they already have it listed for sale for over $450,000. It is filled with squatters who are destroying it and terrorizing the neighbors. The police go about once a week and get them out but they go right back in. The police say the owners are not doing enough to secure the property and that the police aren't the property owners private patrol. The property is in much worse condition and the owners are not concerned at all with the welfare or safety for anyone. The City of Vallejo, other cities, the State of California, and the Federal Government should all document the properties these companies own and ensure they stop allowing the drug dens, prostitution homes, gang member havens etc these alleged racketeering scammers are operating or allowing. It's quite possible they are also collecting money from the drug lords who are also renting rooms out to squatters, prostitutes, etc in many of these properties like this. There should be a huge class action lawsuit by all neighbors of their properties as well. I'd love to be contacted if/when this happens and might be starting one myself if I don't find one soon.

Posted by Scott Brown on 02/27/2017 at 6:21 PM

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